Steve Trussell

Steve Trussell

Business Consultant

Steve brings 30 years of sourcing, manufacturing, supply chain and consulting experience to UGA SBDC. He started his career purchasing resin and packaging for an injection-molding firm and has since held positions at all levels of organizations such as Toyota, Newell Rubbermaid, Eaton Corporation, Spectrum Brands and Office Depot. He has experience working with suppliers and companies in 23 countries on 5 continents in multiple industries and has most recently had his own consulting firm, working with small companies to improve their supply chains through organizational transformation, strategic sourcing and negotiations. Steve is passionate about helping companies improve their businesses and the lives of their customers and employees.


  • BSBA (Management), University of Louisville
  • MBA, Bellarmine University
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt


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